01 June 2017 Hello my dear friends! I have really missed talking with all of you. How long has it been? Two-and-a-half years? I don’t quite know where to start, so let’s just start with what happened today. This morning, Reggie said to me, with a twinkle in her eye, “Flat Kathy, I have planned … More I am back – with a surprise makeover
06 April 2013 On our final evening in Windhoek, Aunty Lissi, Reggie and Richard were sitting in the kitchen, having a relaxing cup of tea, after washing the dishes from the braai we had just finished. Reggie was scrutinising me with a critical eye. Finally, she said, “Flat Kathy, you need a makeover. You’re a … More Aunty Lissi gives me a complete makeover!
07 February 2013 This morning, after Reggie and I had done all the laundry and swept up all the fallen leaves for the compost, Reggie’s mother – who asked me to call her Aunty Karin – came over for a visit. She was a little awkward around me initially, as some people are before they’ve … More A mystery excursion: Thimbles, cupcakes and stationery supplies